pest control

Passion for pest control with Paul Hodson

We catch up with Team Wild TV expert and night vision specialist Paul Hodson. Paul highlights some of the challenges he faces, his motivations and reasons behind his passion for pest control. What do you enjoy most about pest control? – The satisfaction of knowing that we are doing a great job for the farmers and how much they appreciate the hard work that goes into it! What got you into pest control? – My uncle teaching me the ways of the countryside. He had a smallholding and had to keep rabbits, rats, fox, pigeons and crows under control. Otherwise no food Read More

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Date: February 21, 2017

Pest-control Posts

Passing on Family Tradition – Family, Friends and the Outdoors.

Vermin are a nightmare to the gamekeeper or small holding. Anyone who has a few chickens around their garden will be more than aware Read More

Date: December 9, 2016

Pest Control In New Zealand

Team Wild TV caught up with our expert Jonathan Scott who had some very interesting insights into pest control methods in New Zealand. I Read More

Date: October 21, 2016

Tips to successful ratting.

Team Wild TV experts share a few of their ideas on equipment, techniques and recipes for a successful night’s ratting. It’s been mentioned before Read More

Date: October 7, 2016

Effective Pest Control With Paul Hodson

Team Wild TV expert Paul Hodson shares his advice on effective pest control practice. Paul has over 35 years shooting experience, covering a wide variety Read More

Date: August 3, 2016

Pest Control With Eamonn Mahoney

We join Team Wild TV expert, Eamonn Mahoney, for a 10 minute chat as he discusses his life in pest control. What do you Read More

Date: May 7, 2016

Crow Shooting Fun With Cai Ap Bryn And Keith Anderson

This was great fun last year and although being fun, it was also a necessary part of pest control in the area. Two of Read More

Date: January 20, 2015

Mating Season – Think differently – Lamping Foxes

In this month’s article we will be discussing the fox mating season, behavioural changes and how to understand and use this to your advantage. Read More

Date: October 22, 2014

Feral Problems With The NiteSite Nightvision Units.

Often referred to as ‘rats with wings’, feral pigeons have become just as much of a problem in towns and cities as their furry, Read More

Date: June 5, 2014

5 1/2 Fun Fox Facts!

To celebrate the fact that it’s the end of the week, here are some unusual fox facts that you might not know! The biggest Read More

Date: May 9, 2014

How to get closer to the Elusive Magpie

Here is a great way to improve your chances on the eagle eyed Magpie population. No matter what you are hunting magpies with, shotgun, Read More

Date: October 24, 2013

Problem Pest Control – Fox Shooting with a Lakelander .243

Where there’s chickens, foxes aren’t usually that far away. Such is the case tonight, as Steve Wild and Big Steve of SPD Pest Control Read More

Date: September 20, 2013

Lamping Foxes with SPD Pest Control

Steve Wild and Keith Anderson have always been a dab hand when it comes to fox varminating; they’ve shot more of these critters than Read More

Date: September 13, 2013

Farmland Pest Control – Lamping Nuisance Rabbits at Night

Varminating duo Nathan Whitehead and Pete Malkin are giving the foxes a rest this evening; they’re after rabbits. Nathan’s on shooting duties, and he’s Read More


EXTREME Hog Hunting: Feral Piglet Pest Control with a SWORD

Team Wild’s Xtreme Hog Hunting has brought you adrenaline-fueled hog hunts from all across America. In today’s episode, we’re back in Alabama with Xtreme Read More


Shooting Problem Canada Geese

Canada Geese are causing havoc on local farmland, decimating the crops in their hundreds. Sounds like a problem for SPD Pest Control. In this Read More

Date: September 12, 2013